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Jack the Ripper finally ID'ed? Skepticism meets author's claims

An armchair detective and a biochemist claim to have solved the mystery of the Ripper's identity through DNA testing a shawl. But some experts aren't convinced.

By September 8, 2014

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It's a deal: Groupon buys Ideeli for $43M

The addition of Ideeli provides Groupon with a more substantial footing for competing with the likes of Gilt and Amazon-owned MyHabit.

By January 13, 2014

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Facial-recognition tech played no role in ID'ing bomb suspects

Despite images of the suspects at the scene and in official databases, the software could not put names to their faces, Boston's police commissioner tells the Washington Post.

By April 21, 2013

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Newly IDed 'MiniFlame' malware targets individuals for attack

A new malware variant related to the state-sponsored Flame and Gauss cyber-espionage tools can work on its own or team up with its brethren to conduct targeted surveillance, say researchers at Kaspersky Lab.

By October 15, 2012

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Google building Spark, a Web-based development tool

The online programming tool, still in its early stages, is for writing Web apps within a Web browser. The open-source tool itself is built with Google's new Dart language.

By November 21, 2013

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CNET's guide to 3D TV: What you (still) need to know

3D TV may be a flop in many ways, but there's no doubt it's here to stay as a feature on many higher-end TVs. If you're curious about 3D, here's the place to find out more.

By July 18, 2013

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Accuracy, schmaccuracy: 'iSteve' props go hilariously wrong

The makers of satirical Steve Jobs film "iSteve" take a liberal approach to computing and Apple history.

By April 17, 2013

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In iPhone maps turf war, Google is smart to drag its feet

Google has to walk a fine line between touting the advantages of its maps app and not irritating consumers too much.

By September 25, 2012

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How to build your own external hard drive

Building your own external hard drive is easy to do, can save you some cash, and offers more custom options than buying prebuilt ones.

By August 28, 2012

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Hackers build private 'Ninja Tel' phone network at Defcon

Network uses phones running the "Ninja OS," which features innovative apps such as "BoozeFone," where people can exchange beverages using what I dubbed "booze networking."

By July 28, 2012